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Military Affairs Programming & Events

Committee Purpose: The Military Affairs Committee promotes a positive working relationship among employers and area military and veterans groups.

Military Affairs Committee Staff Liaison

Andrea Fox-Mosher
Operations Coordinator


Committee Members

Russ Chavez – Chair, SDSU Veterans Affairs Director

Robert Hurd – Vice Chair, American Legion; Vet. Memorial     

Lisa Steenson– Ray's Corner Meeting Location Sponsor 

Andy Ellis – SDSU Armed Forces Assoc.

Roger Hansen – VFW 

Loren Hanson – VFW Commander; Rolling Thunder

Robert Hill – DAV

Courtney Steffen – Veterans Service Officer

Erin Tedesco – Air Force ROTC

Connie Johnson – SDSU Veterans Affairs

Jason Kettwig – SDSU Army ROTC

Charles Burge – SDSU Army ROTC

Darwin Tolzin – VFW

Leo Stirling – Rolling Thunder/VFW

David Zoelle – VFW

Scott Kwasniewski – SD Dept. of Labor

Bill Flippo – SD National Guard

Russell D. Mileham – American Legion

Lois Ladegaard – Auxiliary VFW

Geoffrey Pollman – Brookings Police Department

Eric Lee – Brookings Police Department

Rebecca Trygstad – 3M 

Waylon T. Skelton – Army MAJ, LG, SDARNG